Check Out Our Fall Newsletter!

We have a fascinating Fall season planned for you at the library! Take flight with us as we take a step into the past. Explore the real life story of Amelia Earhart's adventures in Michigan with Al Eicher at our featured program When Amelia Came to Michigan. Photographs, newspaper articles, and film footage of Earhart through a 10 year period.

When Amelia Came to Michigan

Explore the real life story of Amelia Earhart’s adventures in Michigan with historian Al Eicher on Thursday, September 17 at 6:30 pm.

This lecture and presentation documents the life and accomplishments of Amelia Earhart. The program follows Earhart's exploits over a 10-year period, including: childhood at the turn of the century, family life and education, early flying experiences, world records and eight years of adventures visiting Michigan.

CLOSED Labor Day Weekend

The library will be closed Saturday, September 5 through Monday, September 7.

We will re-open with regular hours on Tuesday, September 8. 

Have a safe and Happy Labor Day Weekend with your family and friends!

Click HERE to learn more about the History of Labor Day.

Pick-up Your Prize Bag!

We are so proud of the HUNDREDS of local children that participated in our reading program this year and we want to reward you ALL! Babies, Children, and Teens each get an awesome Finisher Prize Bag that has age appropriate awards for completing the Summer Reading Program. Stop by the library and pick yours up today!


The library is looking for a new employee to join our awesome team!​ This FULL TIME position is now open for applicants.
Assistant Director / Programming & Outreach Specialist

Have You Completed Your Reading Goal?

Once children, teens, and tweens have reached their reading goal they may enter their name into the Grand Prize Drawing and will receive a Finisher Prize Bag. Babies, Children, and Teens each get an awesome Finisher Prize Bag that has age appropriate rewards inside.

Congratulations to our SUPER-READERS for their great work and dedication over the past few weeks. You are all MARVEL-ous!

Scholastic Book Fair Results!

A BIG THANK YOU to everyone who purchased books in the library and online for our 2015 Scholastic Book Fair and to our Friends of the Library for staffing our fair!
This year, we sold $2949.71 in books, earning the library $1917.32 in free Scholastic Books! That will help us add many great new titles to our children's and teen collections!

Teen & Tween Program Event Numbers INCREASED!

We are excited to announce that we will be increasing the number of teen and tween program attendees from 15 to 25! The library had more teens and tweens sign up for Hidden Powers on Saturday than we had in the ENTIRE program last year! Call the library at (269) 694-9690 or stop by the circulation desk to sign up for Hidden Powers Events (Thursdays at 4 pm).

Michigan Blood: Blood Drive

Join us in the Lura Sanford Room and make your donation to Michigan Blood  on Monday June 29 from 3 pm - 7 pm.
The need for blood never takes vacation but blood donors do. Please help out at this high need time. Attempt to donate and you could win a $100 Meijer Gift Card. APPOINTMENTS ARE PREFERRED Contact the library to sign up or with questions at (269) 694-9690.

Summer Reading Program

We have a MARVEL-ous summer of superhero themed events, activities, and stories planned out for children, tweens, and teens! Parents and their children will love this self-paced program that allows readers of all levels to excel with their own personal reading goal(s). Be sure to join us for our Kickoff and Registration Party on Saturday, June 13 from 10am - Noon to register for the Summer Reading Program. Enjoy FREE popcorn and popsicles, Scholastic Book Fair, The Balloon Guys, LIVE Animals, Face Painting and more!